Driving a Culture of Inclusion
Libby Sartain, SHRM-SCP, SPHR
Libby Sartain, SHRM-SCP, SPHR is now an active business advisor and Board Member after a distinguished 30-year career in human resources.
As CHRO of both Yahoo! Inc. and Southwest Airlines, Sartain led significant business transformation initiatives as a member of executive leadership teams and guided global human resources efforts focusing on attracting, retaining, and developing employees.
Sartain serves on the Boards of Directors of ManpowerGroup (NYSE: MAN) and AARP - as Vice Chairman of the Board. She was a director of Peet's Coffee & Tea, Inc., (Nasdaq: PEET) from 2005 to 2012. She is on the Board of the SHRM Foundation and is a Trustee for the National Academy of Human Resources Foundation. She advises several start-ups and Fortune 500 organizations on HR, Employer Branding, Talent Management, product, and go-to-market strategies.
Sartain served as Chairman of the Board of the Society for Human Resource Management in 2001 and was named a fellow of the National Academy of Human Resources in 1998. Human Resources Executive named her as one of the 25 most powerful women in HR in 2005.
She holds an MBA from the University of North Texas and a BBA from Southern Methodist University.